Sandstone Technology announced the appointment of its new GM of Sales, Marketing & Partnerships Mr. Michael Phillipou, effective September, 2019.
We are very pleased to announce that Michael Phillipou has joined Sandstone Technology in the newly created role of GM – Sales, Marketing and Partnerships. Michael joined Sandstone in early September and will focus on leading and supporting the sales and marketing teams to turbo our new business growth in both our direct and indirect channels, and aid in boosting our brand positioning as a true end-to-end premium banking solution provider.
Julian Blackley, Sandstone’s CEO commented, “we are very pleased to have Michael join us at an exciting time having now had three consecutive years of very strong growth. We expect that Michael will be a major contributor to the team as we continue to execute on our the next phase of growth, in partnership with our great customers.”
“It’s exciting to be part of the market leading fintech company Sandstone Technology, which is truly customer centric and boasts such a successful track record of supporting banks to transform their digital offerings. With technology rapidly progressing and banks increasingly focused on improving their customer experience, I am looking forward to working closely with our staff & partners to help banks, both on and offshore, to become market leaders in their digital transformation aspirations,” Michael Phillipou stated.
Michael brings a wealth of experience to Sandstone through his vast experience in the financial services industry including leadership roles in both Westpac and Bendigo Bank before co-founding an innovative digital banking disruptor.